MS09-005: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Visio Could Allow Remote Code Execution (957634)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Visio.

Description :

The remote host contains a version of Microsoft Visio that is affected
by memory corruption and memory validation vulnerabilities triggered
when parsing specially crafted Visio files that could be be abused to
execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would need to send a
specially crafted Visio document to a user on the remote host and
trick him into opening it.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Microsoft Visio 2002, 2003
and 2007.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 35633 ()

Bugtraq ID: 33659

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0095

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